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Ambition and Desire

(Available November 4, 2014)
Ambition and Desire
Written by Kate Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345522832
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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Joan of Arc

(Available October 28, 2014)
Joan of Arc
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385531207
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $28.95

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $14.99

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $22.50

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
A People's History of the French Revolution

Written by Eric Hazan
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

The assault on the Bastille, the Reign of Terror, Danton mocking his executioner, Robespierre dispensing a fearful justice, and the archetypal gadfly Marat – the events and figures of the French Revolution have exercised a hold on the historical imagination for more than 200 years. It has been a template for...

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A People's History of the French Revolution
A People's History of the French Revolution
Written by Eric Hazan, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685891
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A People's History of the French Revolution

Written by Eric Hazan
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

The assault on the Bastille, the Reign of Terror, Danton mocking his executioner, Robespierre dispensing a fearful justice, and the archetypal gadfly Marat – the events and figures of the French Revolution have exercised a hold on the historical imagination for more than 200 years. It has been a template for...

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French Tanks of World War II (2)
French Tanks of World War II (2)
Written by Steven Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003922
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French Tanks of World War II (2)
Cavalry Tanks and AFV's
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

The design quality of France's armored vehicles is somewhat forgotten in light of the myth of superiority surrounding the German Panzers' role in the Blitzkrieg against France, Belgium and the Netherlands.

The second volume of two covering the French tanks of World War II, this title focuses primarily on the design, development... Read more >
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French Tanks of World War II (2)
Cavalry Tanks and AFV's
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $13.95

The design quality of France's armored vehicles is somewhat forgotten in light of the myth of superiority surrounding the German Panzers' role in the Blitzkrieg against France, Belgium and the Netherlands.

The second volume of two covering the French tanks of World War II, this title focuses primarily on the design, development... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Fall Gelb 1940 (1)
Fall Gelb 1940 (1)
Written by Doug Dildy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782006442
Our Price: $21.95
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Fall Gelb 1940 (1)
Panzer Breakthrough in the West
Written by Doug Dildy


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $21.95

The German blitzkrieg conquest of France and the Low Countries (via the Ardennes, Arras, and Dunkirk) in May and June of 1940 has never been surpassed in the history of warfare in that no clash between such great and apparently equal forces has been decided so swiftly and conclusively. Not deigning... Read more >
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Fall Gelb 1940 (1)
Panzer breakthrough in the West
Written by Doug Dildy


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $21.95

The German blitzkrieg conquest of France and the Low Countries (via the Ardennes, Arras, and Dunkirk) in May and June of 1940 has never been surpassed in the history of warfare in that no clash between such great and apparently equal forces has been decided so swiftly and conclusively. Not deigning... Read more >
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Proletarian Nights
The Workers' Dream in Nineteenth-Century France
Written by Jacques Ranciere


Format: eBook, 478 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $29.95

Proletarian Nights, previously published in English as Nights of Labor and one of Rancière’s most important works, dramatically reinterprets the Revolution of 1830, contending that workers were not rebelling against specific hardships and conditions but against the unyielding predetermination of their lives. Through a study of worker-run newspapers, letters, journals, and... Read more >
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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595157
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $28.95

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351638
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $14.99

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Written by Nick Lipscombe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472802774
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Little Demon in the City of Light
Little Demon in the City of Light
Written by Steven Levingston, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449012987
Our Price: $20.00

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Little Demon in the City of Light
A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism in Belle Epoque Paris
Written by Steven Levingston
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $20.00

A delicious account of a murder most gallic—think CSI Paris meets Georges Simenon—whose lurid combination of sex, brutality, forensics, and hypnotism riveted first a nation and then the world.

Little Demon in the City of Light is the thrilling—and so wonderfully French—story of a gruesome 1889 murder of a lascivious court official... Read more >
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Little Demon in the City of Light
Little Demon in the City of Light
Written by Steven Levingston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536042
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Little Demon in the City of Light
A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism in Belle Epoque Paris
Written by Steven Levingston


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $13.99

A delicious account of a murder most gallic—think CSI Paris meets Georges Simenon—whose lurid combination of sex, brutality, forensics, and hypnotism riveted first a nation and then the world.

Little Demon in the City of Light is the thrilling—and so wonderfully French—story of a gruesome 1889 murder of a lascivious court official... Read more >
Little Demon in the City of Light
Little Demon in the City of Light
Written by Steven Levingston
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536035
Our Price: $26.95
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Little Demon in the City of Light
A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism in Belle Epoque Paris
Written by Steven Levingston


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $26.95

A delicious account of a murder most gallic—think CSI Paris meets Georges Simenon—whose lurid combination of sex, brutality, forensics, and hypnotism riveted first a nation and then the world.

Little Demon in the City of Light is the thrilling—and so wonderfully French—story of a gruesome 1889 murder of a lascivious court official... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
French Tanks of World War II (1)
Infantry and Battle Tanks
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.

The first volume of this two part series will cover the infantry tanks and battle tanks that served in 1940. Starting with the Renault FT... Read more >
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French Tanks of World War II (1)
French Tanks of World War II (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Ian Palmer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003892
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French Tanks of World War II (1)
Infantry and Battle Tanks
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Ian Palmer


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.

The first volume of this two part series will cover the infantry tanks and battle tanks that served in 1940. Starting with the Renault FT... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Elizabeth of York
Elizabeth of York
Written by Alison Weir
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345521361
Our Price: $30.00
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Elizabeth of York
A Tudor Queen and Her World
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $30.00

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Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, Elizabeth I. But it is often forgotten that the life of the first Tudor queen, Elizabeth of York, Henry’s mother and Elizabeth’s grandmother, spanned one of England’s... Read more >
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Elizabeth of York
Elizabeth of York
Written by Alison Weir
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345521385
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Elizabeth of York
A Tudor Queen and Her World
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $13.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.

Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, Elizabeth I. But it is often forgotten that the life... Read more >
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Seven Ages of Paris
Seven Ages of Paris
Written by Alistair Horne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151696
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Seven Ages of Paris

Written by Alistair Horne


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2013
Price: $13.99

When Paris was a small island in the middle of the Seine, its gentle climate, natural vineyards and overhanging fig trees made it the favorite retreat of Roman emperors and de facto capital of western Europe. Over two millennia the muddy Lutetia, as the Romans called Paris, pushed its borders far... Read more >
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Bolt Action: Armies of Italy and the Axis
Bolt Action: Armies of Italy and the Axis
Written by Warlord Games, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007708
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Bolt Action: Armies of Italy and the Axis

Written by Warlord Games
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $24.95

While many nations flocked to the side of the Allies, others joined forces with Germany as part of the Axis. This volume is the definitive guide to the armies of Italy, Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia and Finland. Refight the Winter War against the Soviets, hold back the British in North Africa, or... Read more >
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